“In terms of charging efficiency, it has an impressive AC charging speed which takes only 1.6 hours for a full charge,” the manufacturer said, noting that the station can also be recharged via an EV Charger using optional EV charger adapters.Read More
Helios director Jason McDonald said that would be sufficient to produce about 1.8 terawatt-hours of power, which equates to about 4 per cent of the country’s electricity needs.Read More
A three-month trial in Saudi Arabia has shown that a solar panel add-on system can harvest water without using any electricity by exploiting the day-night warming and cooling of solar panels. In fact, the system slightly increases the electricity-generating efficiency of the panels by keeping them cooler.Read More
Harmony Energy New Zealand has unveiled plans to construct 329,000 solar panels on 182 hectares of a 260-hectare site at Te Aroha West.
The UK-based company has been granted approval to speed up its application under the Covid-19 Recover (Fast-Track Consenting) Act 2020 but is yet to hear of the project has been approved.Read More
Minister of Energy and Resources Megan Woods said her vision for the future of Southland hadn’t changed despite Rio Tinto interest in remaining at Tiwai Point.Read More
The heaviest air conditioning use with the greatest risk for overloading the power grid comes during heat waves, which also present the highest risk to health.Read More